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Sacramento Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
489,650
Unemployment Rate
5.9%
Poverty Rate
19.7%
Non-Citizens
10.4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 51 responses
Report
  • Diverse
    69%
  • Bilingual
    14%
  • culturally diverse
    12%
  • Family oriented
    2%
  • Nosy
    2%
  • Progressive
    2%

Sacramento Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    33%
  • Hispanic
    28%
  • Asian
    18%
  • African American
    13%
  • Two or more races
    5%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    12%

Income

Median Household Income
$54,615
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    24%
  • $25-$44k
    18%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    26%
  • $150k+
    10%
Median Individual Income
$28,633
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    31%
  • $15-$34k
    27%
  • $35-$64k
    23%
  • $65k+
    19%

Community

Poll
61%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.54 responses
Poll
51%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.53 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 32 responses
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  • Neighbors are very friendly and approachable.
    28%
  • Be aware of your surroundings
    25%
  • Lock your doors
    16%
  • get ready for bipolar weather.
    13%
  • Get involved in the community
    9%
  • Big, diverse city, developing and evolving
    6%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    3%
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